Punjab Warriors

  • Hockey India League final: Delhi beat Punjab 3-1 in penalty shoot-out to win the title February 23, 2014

    Ranchi: Delhi Waveriders defeated Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the penalty shoot-out to emerge as the champions in the second edition of Hero Hockey India League at the packed Astroturf Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. It came as a befitting result for last year's runners-up Waveriders, who made their second consecutive final...
  • As it happened: Delhi Waveriders vs Jaypee Punjab Warriors, Hockey India League final February 23, 2014

    Delhi Waveriders will lock horns with Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the summit clash of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League after registering hard-fought victories in their respective semi-finals. The Waveriders rode on Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal to beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the first semi-final on Saturday, before dragflicker...
  • Punjab Warriors to face Delhi Waveriders in HIL final February 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Delhi Waveriders will lock horns with Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the summit clash of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League after registering hard-fought victories in their respective semi-finals. The Waveriders rode on Yuvraj Walmiki's lone goal to beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the first semi-final on Saturday, before...
  • Sandeep Singh still India's best drag-flicker: Jamie Dwyer February 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Sandeep Singh remains India's best drag-flicker even though he is not in the national team, says Jamie Dwyer, five-time world hockey player of the year. Sandeep was last part of the Indian team in the Hockey World League Round 3 in June 2013 and has not found the faith of...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors out to end Ranchi Rhinos' title defence in semis February 22, 2014

    Ranchi: Bolstered by a strong showing in the league stages, table-toppers Punjab Warriors would look to continue their winning streak against defending champions Ranchi Rhinos when the two sides meet in the second semi-final of the Hockey India League (HIL) on Saturday. Punjab Warriors had a dream campaign in the HIL...
  • Teams set for Hockey India League semi-finals February 21, 2014

    Ranchi: After 26 days and 30 games of the Hockey India League (HIL), the tournament enters its semifinal stage Saturday after four of the six teams qualified for the knock-outs. The Jharkhand capital will see the first semifinal between the Delhi Waveriders and the Uttar Pradesh Wizards which will be followed...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Ranchi Rhinos 3-2 at Hockey India League February 19, 2014

    Ranchi: Veteran drag-flicker Sandeep Singh struck twice from penalty corners to help Jaypee Punjab Warriors beat defending champions Ranchi Rhinos 3-2 in the last match of the Hero Hockey India League on Wednesday. Sandeep scored in the 21st and 52nd minutes while Kieran Govers got the other Punjab goal in the...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Ranchi Rhinos 4-2 to consolidate their position in HIL February 16, 2014

    Mohali: Punjab Warriors defeated defending champions Ranchi Rhinos 4-2 in their penultimate league match to consolidate their second position in the Hockey India League on Sunday. SV Sunil opened the scoring for Warriors in the 17th minute of the match with a field strike that beat Rhinos goalie Sushant Tirkey...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors defeat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 2-1 February 15, 2014

    Mohali: Local favourites Jaypee Punjab Warriors dished out a commendable performance to register a 2-1 win over Uttar Pradesh Wizards in a hard-fought match of the Hero Hockey India League, here on Saturday. Playing attacking hockey under nearly freezing weather conditions, Punjab skipper Jamie Dwyer gave an early lead to his...
  • Kalinga Lancers hold Jaypee Punjab Warriors to a 3-3 draw February 11, 2014

    Mohali: Debutants Kalinga Lancers dished out a spirited performance to hold Jaypee Punjab Warriors to a 3-3 draw to collect two points from a hard-fought league match of the second edition of Hockey India League (HHIL) on Tuesday. Kalinga Lancers scored through Gagandeep Singh (10th minute), Mandeep Antil (26th) and Ryan...
  • Punjab Warriors thrash Mumbai Magicians 4-1 in HIL February 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Jaypee Punjab Warriors thrashed the beleaguered Dabur Mumbai Magicians 4-1 in a lop-sided contest in the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) at the Mumbai Hockey Association Stadium here on Saturday. The Warriors started the match as clear favourites and didn't waste much time as they drew...
  • UP Wizards, Punjab Warriors play out 2-2 draw in HIL February 2, 2014

    Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Wizards and Jaypee Punjab Warriors finished 2-2 to register the first draw of the second edition of Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) at the Dhyan Chand Stadium here on Sunday. It was a free-flowing contest between two evenly-matched teams. The game was a treat for the fans...
  • HIL: Buoyant Punjab Warriors face Uttar Pradesh Wizards February 1, 2014

    Lucknow: Jaypee Punjab Warriors, who seem to be improving with every game, take on hosts Uttar Pradesh Wizards in the Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium here on Sunday. Warriors will be a confident lot after their maiden win against Delhi Waveriders in Delhi on Friday. They...
  • Punjab Warriors beat Delhi Waveriders 3-1 in HIL January 31, 2014

    New Delhi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors defeated Delhi Waveriders 3-1 to extend their winning streak in the second season of the Hero Hockey India League at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium, here on Friday. It was a sweet revenge for the Punjab outfit, who came the second best in the previous...
  • Punjab Warriors beat debutants Kalinga Lancers 7-3 in HIL January 28, 2014

    Bhubaneshwar: Veteran drag-flicker Sandeep Singh scored twice as Jaypee Punjab Warriors drubbed debutants Kalinga Lancers 7-3 in a high-scoring Hockey India League match here on Tuesday. Sandeep scored in the 28th and 40th minutes from the penalty corners after Dharamvir Singh (5th) and Lucas Martin Rey (22nd) had given the Punjab...
  • Punjab Warriors register first win in HIL, beat Mumbai Magicians 5-3 January 26, 2014

    Mohali: Jaypee Punjab Warriors dished out a commendable performance to thrash Dabur Mumbai Magicians 5-3 to register their first win in the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League (HHIL) here on Sunday. Putting behind their last night's defeat against Delhi, Punjab Warriors made a promising start to the encounter...
  • Jason Wilson's double sets up easy win for Waveriders in HIL opener January 25, 2014

    Mohali: Australia's Jason Wilson scored a brace as last year's runners-up Delhi Waveriders defeated hosts Punjab Warriors 3-1 in the opening contest of the second edition of the Hero Hockey India League, here on Saturday. The Delhi side took the lead in the 29th minute through young striker Talwinder Singh's field...
  • Delhi-Punjab clash to kick off Hockey India League January 25, 2014

    Mohali: The second edition of the Hero Hockey India League will get underway on Saturday with Jaypee Punjab Warriors taking on Delhi Waveriders in the opening match at the newly-built International Hockey Stadium here under lights. With the winner taking home a whooping Rs 2.5 crore, and the runner up getting...
  • Full List: 49 players sold during Hockey India League Closed Bid November 23, 2013

    Six Hockey India League (HIL) franchises, including the new Bhubaneshwar franchise Kalinga Lancers, bought 49 players spending a total amount of USD 1.37 million in the Closed Bid held on Friday. A total of 154 India and foreign players were part of the bid, but only 49 players from Australia, New...
  • Highlights of the Hockey India League Closed Bid November 22, 2013

    Six Hockey India League (HIL) franchises, including the new Bhubaneshwar franchise Kalinga Lancers, bought 49 players spending a total amount of USD 1.37 million in the Closed Bid held on Friday. A total of 154 India and foreign players were part of the bid, but only 49 players from Australia,...
  • Hockey India League: 49 players sold in Closed Bid for USD 1.37 mn November 22, 2013

    Six Hockey India League (HIL) franchises, including the new Bhbavneshwar franchise Kalinga Lancers, bought 49 players spending a total amount of USD 1.37 million in the Closed Bid held on Friday. A total of 154 India and foreign players were part of the bid, but only 49 players from Australia, New...
  • Brilliant Raghunath single-handedly claims 3rd spot for UP February 10, 2013

    Ranchi: Captain V R Raghunath led from the front, scoring four goals including a hat-trick, to help Uttar Pradesh Wizards claim the third spot in the inaugural Hockey India League with a come-from-behind 4-3 win over Jaypee Punjab Warriors, here on Sunday. Raghunath single-handedly spoiled Punjab's party with sheer individual brilliance...
  • Delhi beat Punjab to set up HIL final against Ranchi February 10, 2013

    Ranchi: Tournament-favourites Delhi Waveriders beat Punjab Warriors 3-1 in the second semi-final of the Hockey India League (HIL) on Saturday to set up a title showdown with Ranchi Rhinos who got the better of UP Wizards 4-2 in the first semi-final. Andres Mir Bel, Rupinderpal Singh and Lloyd Norris Jones...
  • Hockey India League semifinals: As it happenened February 9, 2013

    In the first semi-final, Ranchi Rhinos beat Uttar Pradesh Wizards 4-2....
  • Delhi Waveriders face Punjab Warriors in semi-final February 9, 2013

    Ranchi: Title favourites Delhi Waveriders will have to quickly regroup themselves after their league match defeat and look to book a summit clash berth when they take on Jaypee Punjab Warriors in the second semi-final of the Hockey India League here on Saturday. The Sardara Singh-led side had been the most...
  • Punjab Warriors lose against Delhi Waveriders 2-3 February 5, 2013

    Jalandhar: Jaypee Punjab Warriors ended the league phase on a disappointing note, being beaten 2-3 by Delhi Waveriders at their home ground in the inaugural Hero Hockey India League, here on Tuesday. Warriors, who have already sealed their place in the semi-finals, lost their second home game in two days. For...
  • Ranchi register come-from-behind win over Punjab February 4, 2013

    Jalandhar: Justin Reid Ross struck twice as Ranchi Rhinos came back from a two-goal deficit to down Jaypee Punjab Warriors 3-2 in a round-robin match of the inaugural Hockey India League here on Monday. By virtue of this win, the Rhinos have consolidated their second position in the league standings...
  • Punjab Warriors host Delhi Waveriders in HIL February 4, 2013

    Jalandhar: Jaypee Punjab Warriors would get a last chance to settle scores with Delhi Waveriders in the round-robin stage of the Hero Hockey India league when they host the table-toppers at Surjit Singh Hockey Stadium here on Tuesday. Both teams have booked their semi-final berths and the result is unlikely...
  • HIL: Punjab Warriors to go for a win over Ranchi Rhinos February 3, 2013

    Jalandhar: Punjab Warriors will have revenge on their minds when they face Ranchi Rhinos for the second time in three days in the Hero Hockey India League here on Monday. Rhinos had beaten Warriors 2-1 at the latter's home, before the teams played out a 1-1 draw in Ranchi on...
  • HIL: Rhinos held to a 1-1 draw by Warriors February 2, 2013

    Ranchi: Jaypee Punjab Warriors and Ranchi Rhinos played out a 1-1 draw at Birsa Munda Astroturf Hockey Stadium in Ranchi in the Hockey India League, here on Saturday. After Malak Singh put the visitors ahead, Mandeep Singh scored a superb diving goal to bring the hosts back in the game. Warriors...